ESR | Keeping people safe and healthy through science

Our expertise

ESR is a Crown Research Institute that provides science services and research capability across a number of science disciplines. Find out more about our expertise through the links below or contact us for more information about how we can help you.

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Forensics

ESR provides world-class forensic science services and research to a range of New Zealand and international government agencies and private corporations. ESR is the sole provider of forensic services to the NZ Police and works closely with NZ Customs on...

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Water & environment services

ESR specialises in investigating water quality, identifying contamination sources, and develop resources for our clients to better manage waterways and the surrounding environment and address possible risks to public health.

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Public health

ESR is the standing army to respond to disease, and support human health. Our team of health scientists provide unprecedented insight and expert advice to help prevent and reduce disease, especially in the area of communicable or infectious disease. 

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Food & product services

ESR specialises in investigating water quality, identifying contamination sources, and develop resources for our clients to better manage waterways and address possible risks to public health.

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International

ESR is New Zealand's Crown Research Institute that specialises is science relating to people and communities. We deliver enhanced scientific and research services to the public health, food safety, security and justice systems and the environmental sector in New Zealand and...

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Social science

ESR’s social systems team applies extensive expertise and experience to help decision-makers address challenging and intractable problems with high levels of complexity and uncertainty.

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